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Theodore Roosevelt Junior High School Guest of Honor Book
1963-1  
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Description
Autograph album compiled from international traveling artists who performed at Theodore Roosevelt Junior High School, primarily between 1929 and 1936 before San Jose's Civic Auditorium was completed.
Background
Theodore Roosevelt Junior High School was San Jose's first junior high school, designed by W. H. Weeks. It opened in 1926 at 925 East Santa Clara Street, San Jose. The auditorium was used not only for student events, but for the general public, featuring performers and speakers from around the world. Construction on the San Jose Civic Auditorium began in 1934, which would become the main auditorium after completion in the mid-1930s.
Extent
1 album
Restrictions
Contact the Curator of Library & Archives for reproduction and publication questions.
Availability
The album has been photographed and is available online. It can be viewed in person by appointment with the Curator of Library and Archives.